Nov 12, 2012

Internet land-grab challenged by NGOs, net gurus

An unusual coalition has launched a campaign against the increasingly aggressive push to use the International Telecommunications Union to regulate the internet.

Bernard Keane — Politics editor

Bernard Keane

Politics editor

A coalition of international labour organisations, Greenpeace and the internet’s most senior figures has formed to warn of the threat to global internet freedom from the International Telecommunications Union, ahead of a crucial meeting in Dubai in December.


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  1. Plane

    “The campaign is also highly critical of the secretiveness with which the ITU has prepared for the December conference”.

    Aren’t they (ITU) posting documents for this WTSA-12 conference on the ITU website?

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